Alphabet's Sidewalk Labs, an incubator of urban technologies, is extending its metro modernization effort to 16 cities later this year. They join Columbus, Ohio, where the startup began deploying infrastructure earlier in 2016.
The support page for Microsoft's Windows Essentials 2012 states the company will pull the suite off life support in January. Microsoft lists several alternatives and also reveals that Movie Maker is coming to Windows Store.
Nokia teamed up with Australia's National Broadband Network to test out a new DSL protocol on a normal copper telephone line, which pushed a speed of 8Gbps. The protocol is called XG-FAST, but the fiber-like speed is limited to the line's…
Microsoft created a speech recognition system that has reached a historic milestone -- human parity in recognizing natural spoken language. Its word error rate was tested at 5.9 percent -- the same as a human transcriber.
U.S. customers can now sign up to test out the new service, provided you cough up for a yearly subscription. There’s a catch though. Microsoft’s partnership with GoDaddy could create some payment confusion a year down the line.
Mooltipass Mini is a new palm-sized physical password manager that stores and encrypts your passwords to avoid having to remember login details or run the risk of your software-based managers being hacked.
Choosing the right laptop bag is no easy feat. No one likes to second guess themselves. Here are some of the best laptop bags on the market — from backpacks to sleeves — so you can get it right the first time around.
Samsung really wants buyers of its Galaxy Note 7 to not get on planes with them now that it's a federal crime. To help stop that from happening, it's opened up exchange booths at major airports around the world where owners can swap them…
Security company Malwarebytes has released a report into how modern tech support scams operate, detailing the tactics used, leveling accusations against a number of companies, and offering advice to consumers for staying safe.